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Reach Beyond Mission 2016 Summer Staff
INCUBATE, STORIES

Why Are We Doing This?

Rev. Mary Lu Johnston   |   January 16, 2018

The NBA comes alongside new social enterprises, ready to offer encouragement and advice. See how Reach Beyond Mission, NBA Incubate Partner, benefitted from this support.

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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participants Guillermina and Eliud Peralez
INCUBATE, STORIES

We’re In This Together

Eliud Peralez   |   January 09, 2018

Through SENT Seminars, the NBA Incubate Initiative assists Disciples who are starting new ministries. Eliud Peralez participated in September's Seminar and shares this blog post.

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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participant Christopher Endress
INCUBATE, STORIES

Creating Cultures of Inclusion

Christopher Endress   |   December 18, 2017

To grow his new ministry, social entrepreneur Christopher Endress attended the NBA's SENT Seminar in September. Learn more in his reflection.

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NBA Incubate SENT Seminar Participant Yvonne McCoy
INCUBATE, STORIES

The Birthing Process

Yvonne McCoy   |   December 18, 2017

Timing is everything. Learn how social entrepreneur Yvonne McCoy is growing her new ministry with the help of NBA Incubate Initiative's SENT Seminar.

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Stewart Detention Center, in the town of Lumpkin, Georgia
STORIES, PRISON AND JAIL, INCUBATE

Being with Jonathan

Rev. Nora Jacob   |   November 21, 2017

"What is the value of disconnection and isolation? Who benefits?" Rev. Nora Jacob gets a glimpse into life at a federal detention center on a visit with the NBA Prison and Jail Ministries Peer Group.

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LEARNING / TRAINING

Webinar: Lock Up Your Neighbors? How the United States Deals with Immigration

February 15, 2018

This webinar shares information about the scandalous use of private prisons to incarcerate and detain individuals and families who are simply seeking better lives for themselves in the United States. Join us to learn how you and your congregation can get involved supporting those presently being detained, along with their families and loved ones.

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April Lewton

Vice President of Development and Marketing
INDIGENOUS/NATIVE PEOPLES, ENVIRONMENT, ADVOCACY

Yakama Christian Mission advocates and educates in favor of the North American Landscape and her Indigenous People.